Sterling silver and man made Opal.
The inner bracelet circumference measures approximately 5-3/8", plus a 1" opening, and 1-7/8" at widest point. The bracelet weighs 55 grams.
This lovely bracelet will definitely attract plenty of attention! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni hand crafted by artist Ansom Wallace, out of genuine sterling silver and man made Opal inlay. The inlay is delicately set, while thin silver lines can be seen accenting in between and completing the bracelet perfectly. The bracelet is stamped sterling and hallmarked.
Most people know Opal for its distinctive play of color, it is semi-transparent solidified mineral composed of silicon and water, and it gets its name from the Latin word "Oplus" meaning precious stone. Opal is October's birthstone. It is believed to release self-consciousness allowing spontaneous action, and awakens one's psychic and mystical qualities.